Literacy Workgroup

Workgroup Overview

  • Purpose

    The Literacy Workgroup is composed of a diverse group of leaders from various levels and departments that organize, problem-solve, communicate, and collaborate to identify recommendations that align strategies and resources to support the implementation of the MTSS Framework around Literacy.

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    2017-2018 Targets

    • Recommend Elementary ELA Core Curriculum for 2018-19 
    • Recommend implementation Plan for chosen Elementary Curriculum
    • Analyze K-12 Intervention Programs
    • Identify and Align Critical Content and Progressions from the KCCRS PreK-12
    • Create Curriculum Maps that are aligned to Critical Content and Progressions at each grade level for 2018-2019

    Past projects include:

    • Designed and revised Literacy Curriculcum Protocols K-12
    • Designed Literacy portion of the MTSS Implementation Protocol 
    • Created Intervention Placement Documents for Secondary 
    • Reviewed Survey Data from stakeholders and analyzed Open Court Reading components 
    • Recommend next steps for Elementary ELA Core Curriculum 
    • Update IUGs that are aligned with Standards and include techniques to promote Rigorous Instruction


Contact Us

  • Cindy Graves
    Co-Facilitator
    Principal- McLean Elementary
    cgraves@usd259.net

     

    Renee Hopper
    Co-Facilitator
    MTSS Specialist, ISC
    rhopper@usd259.net

     

    Tammy Martin
    Co-facilitator
    Elementary Literacy Curriculum Coach
    tmartin3@usd259.net

     

    Christy O'Toole
    Academic Leadership Team (ALT) Rep
    Executive Director-Curriculum and Instructional Support, ISC